The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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3 h 29 m
4 h 8 m
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It's difficult to get from London to Blackpool without changing at least once.
|Distance||200 miles (323 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 2 min|
|Average train ticket price||£63 (€70)|
|Train frequency||5 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 5 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Grand Central Trains, London North Eastern Railway, Chiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast or Northern Rail|
Trains from London to Blackpool cover the 200 miles (323 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 2 min with our travel partners like Grand Central Trains, London North Eastern Railway, Chiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast or Northern Rail. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £51, but the average price of train tickets is £63. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Blackpool North.
Travel to Blackpool from London from £51 with Omio’s train partners Chiltern Railways! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.
Chiltern Railways is a regional train company in the United Kingdom which is owned by Arriva Trains and has operated since 1996. Check the different ticket types for your next train between London and Blackpool: Duo, Anytime, Season, Super Off Peak, Off Peak and Advance.
Looking for trains between London and Blackpool? Chiltern Railways is one of the best companies to travel with on the 200 miles (323 km) trip to Blackpool from London. As an official travel partner of Chiltern Railways, Omio quickly shows you the latest Chiltern Railways train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest London to Blackpool routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable Chiltern Railways train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between London and Blackpool, you can quickly see if the Chiltern Railways ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your London - Blackpool train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with Chiltern Railways!
The coastal resort of Blackpool is infamous for its Pleasure Beach and vintage rollercoasters. Up to 24 trains from London depart headed for Blackpool daily, (of which four are direct) spread at intervals throughout the day. Often when an indirect option is taken, with a change at Preston, the journey time is faster than the direct option. Whenever passengers decide to travel, they should find a train that fits their schedule.
Virgin Trains is the sole provider of services from London to Blackpool. Virgin prides itself on its high standard of passengers facilities including a choice of tickets, with First Class options where passengers can enjoy complimentary drinks and snacks.
Trains from London to Blackpool can be completed in as little as two hours 45 minutes. The journey time can extend when passengers have a longer wait time at the transfer station of Preston. It is rare for a journey to last longer than three hours 45 minutes.
Passengers can expect up to 24 departures per day from London to Blackpool. There is at least one departure per hour throughout the day, starting from just before 7:00 a.m. continuing until nearly 10:00 p.m. Of these 24, four are direct. The direct departures are spread throughout the day, though indirect options often have faster journey times.
Departure train station: Trains depart from London Euston. The centrally located station has its own taxi rank as well as several bus stops directly outside and links to the London Underground. Euston is a short ten-minute walk from London Kings Cross and St. Pancras. Euston station facilities are extensive including numerous coffee shops, restaurant options and retail stores.
Arrival train station: Trains from London to Blackpool terminate at Blackpool North station. Located a short walk from the North Pier and the SeaLife Aquarium, passengers will find themselves close to numerous tourist attractions, and hotels are easily accessible by foot. Blackpool has two stations, Blackpool North and Blackpool South, which are almost two miles apart at either ends of the pier. Blackpool South is closer to the famous Blackpool Pleasure Beach.
When taking a train from London, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. When you arrive in Blackpool, your train can arrive in train stations including Blackpool North, Blackpool Pleasure Beach and Blackpool South.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from London Victoria to Blackpool North.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, London Victoria, located approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre of London. The most popular arrival train station in Blackpool, called Blackpool North, is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from its city centre.
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